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City Officials Come to Chinatown to Tout Vision Zero Successes

Officials with the city’s transportation department and with the NYPD came to Chinatown this morning to talk up the de Blasio administration’s latest successes …

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The No Pants Subway Ride Returns This Sunday

Just in time to snap us out of our January doldrums, the annual No Pants Subway Ride returns for its 16th year. What started …

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New Chrystie Street Bike Lane Makes Its Formal Debut

The city’s transportation commissioner, Polly Trottenberg, came to the Lower East Side today to celebrate the installation of a new two-way bike lane on Chrystie Street. …

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Sen. Squadron Asks For Full Review of 14a and 14d Bus Lines

State Sen. Daniel Squadron is taking another run at improving service on the 14a and 14d bus routes. …

A bus operated by Yep Tours illegally loads passengers on Pike Street this week.

CB3 Set to Reject “Yep Tours” Bus Permit. Will the City’s DOT Agree?

It will soon be up to the city’s Department of Transportation to decide whether Yep Tours’ bad behavior on the Lower East Side will be rewarded. …

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Travel Alert: FDR Drive at East Houston Street Bridge Work

Here’s an advisory from the city’s Department of Transportation. You’ll want to avoid FDR Drive at East Houston Street after midnight tonight until noon tomorrow. The bridge is being replaced at a cost of more than $15 million. …

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(Video) A Ride on the Wild Side… Waiting for a Delancey Street Bike Lane

Last month the Department of Transportation announced it would be installing a protected, two-way bike lane on Delancey Street. The initiative is part of …

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MTA Repairs Mean No Late Night F Train Service This Week

The MTA’s “Fastrack” repairs will interrupt service on the F train this week during the late night hours. …

A Yep bus operating illegally on Pike Street, July 2015.

Yep Tours Bus Permit Will Not Be Considered by CB3 Until November

We previously mentioned that Yep Tours, a rogue Chinatown bus operator, would be asking Community Board three this month for a permit at 2 Pike St. The application was supposed to be considered tomorrow evening. But according to the SPaCE Block Association, it’s been delayed until Nov. 15. …

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Hit-and-Run Driver Could Serve Less Than Two Years For Killing Bowery Pedestrian

Robert Perry.

Two years ago, Robert Perry was struck and killed by a driver racing past the Bowery Mission at speeds in excess of …

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Temporary Art Installation, Safety Improvements Come to East Side Waterfront

There’s a new temporary public art project along the East River. City officials this morning came to the Lower East Side to unveil an …

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MTA Bus Strikes and Kills 73-Year-Old Woman Near Columbia Street (Updated)

A woman… was struck and killed by an MTA bus on the Lower East Side https://t.co/4uUVQv6miQ pic.twitter.com/hqM8Ykf2Zw

— New York Daily News …

A Yep bus operating illegally on Pike Street, July 2015.

(Petition) Block Yep Tours’ Latest Bid For Pike Street Bus Stop

Community organizers have started an online petition in their campaign to stop Yep Tours, a rogue Chinatown bus company, from obtaining a permit at 2 Pike St. …

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Followup: Proposed Delancey Street Bike Lane + Bike Parking Facility

Cyclists were overjoyed to learn yesterday about the city’s plan to create a protected bike lane on Delancey Street. The news was first reported …

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Walk Canal Street, Point Out Ideas For Improvement Tonight From 5-7

Here’s a reminder. The Lower East Side Partnership is holding a neighborhood visioning event on Canal Street between 5 and 7 tonight. A section …